In Calgary, 1 in 8 infants requires the life-saving support of the city’s Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs). Your generosity can help us reach our goal of raising $66m to get these newborns just what they need: the expansion of the Foothills NICU, funding for family-centered care initiatives and investment into preterm birth research.
When it comes to ensuring the best possible health outcomes for our community, doctors, nurses and first responders aren’t the only people who can change people’s lives. You have the power to transform health care and help make a significant difference for family, friends and neighbors.
When Yalda had her son, she knew something wasn’t right. Not only did she not feel that newborn bliss she’d read about – she was experiencing terrifying and violent intrusive thoughts that eventually brought her to the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.
It’s time to get comfortable with uncomfortable topics and confront health issues that erode women’s quality of life. Watch our educational series and get less uncomfortable talking from the comfort of your own home.
80% of Albertans depend on our health system each year. You can be part of someone’s life-changing health care story – and it’s never been easier.